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Pagudpud highway in Ilocos Norte closed to motorists

/ 07:11 PM September 25, 2022
Pagudpud highway closed Karding

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LAOAG CITY, Ilocos Norte—The Department of Public Works and Higways (DPWH) on Sunday, Sept. 25, temporarily closed down a national highway in Pagudpud town in Ilocos Norte province as Super Typhoon Karding (international name: Noru) threatens Luzon.

In an announcement, the regional DPWH said that the Manila North Road in Pancian village was impassable again due to fallen debris.

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The DPWH said that it deployed a team to the area to conduct clearing operations but was at times being halted due to heavy rains brought by Karding.

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In the last two weeks, a series of land and rock slides completely blocked a portion of the highway, which serves as a gateway to most parts of the Cagayan Valley.

It was recently reopened to light vehicles on Sept. 22, the DPWH said.

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Responding to appeals for help, the Inquirer is extending its relief efforts to the families affected by Typhoon Karding. Cash donations may be deposited in the Inquirer Foundation Corp. Banco De Oro (BDO) Current Account No.: 007960018860 and through Maya

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